Category: Legal Empowerment

The Tibetan Women’s Association stands with the victim and her family

Soon after news of a Tibetan minor girl being allegedly raped by two Tibetan men namely Nyima Tai and Choephel in Mundgod Tibetan Settlement – South India, the regional Tibetan Women’s Association (Mundgod) contacted the Settlement Officer.

The next day, TWA’s Vice President – Samten Chodon left for Mundgod to confirm the news. Upon reaching …

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TWA started Tibetan Women Legal Empowerment Project, 2013

This one-year project (April 2013 to March 2014) is a direct outreach program and essentially an educational and empowerment campaign on Human Rights and Women’s legal rights. The program aims to encourage women to pursue justice rather than wait for its appearance, inform them about its means and procedures, and it also emphasizes the strength …

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